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Maratha quota cannot be given retrospectively: SC 0

Maratha quota cannot be given retrospectively: SC

The Times of India: July, 13, 2019 NEW DELHI: A day after the BJP-Shiv Sena government in Maharashtra decided to grant Maratha reservation retrospectively from 2014, the Supreme Court on Friday restrained it from...

FIR under Atrocities Act against Vice Chancellor of Pune varsity 0

FIR under Atrocities Act against Vice Chancellor of Pune varsity

The Hindu: July 8, 2019 An FIR has been registered against Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) Vice Chancellor Nitin Karmalkar and four others, under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act....

Maratha quota: Petition filed in SC against high court decision 0

Maratha quota: Petition filed in SC against high court decision

Hindustan Times: July 8, 2019 A special leave petition (SLP) was filed on Friday in the Supreme Court (SC) by one of the early petitioners who had challenged the quota for the Maratha community...

House nod to teachers’ reservation bill 0

House nod to teachers’ reservation bill

Indian Express: July 3, 2019 Parliament Wednesday passed a bill to enable Universities or colleges to be considered as an unit instead of department while providing reservation for filling vacancies of teachers in central...

Bombay High Court clears Maratha quota with cuts, total up to 65% 0

Bombay High Court clears Maratha quota with cuts, total up to 65%

The Indian Express: 27.06.2019 State govt gave 16%, High Court rules 12% in education & 13% in govt jobs. THE BOMBAY High Court Thursday upheld the Maharashtra government’s decision to provide reservation to the...

AIIMS sets conditions for event on Ambedkar, caste; doctors say arbitrary, illegal 0

AIIMS sets conditions for event on Ambedkar, caste; doctors say arbitrary, illegal

May, 16, 2019:The Indian Express A section of AIIMS faculty members have objected to conditions imposed by the administration on a discussion centred on caste-based discrimination at institutes of higher education. A group of...

Other Backward Classes: Centre’s panel to seek 8-10% OBC sub-quota 0

Other Backward Classes: Centre’s panel to seek 8-10% OBC sub-quota

The Indian Express: 09.05.2019 The commission to examine sub-categorisation of Other Backward Classes is all set to recommend a fixed quota, possibly between 8 and 10 per cent of the 27 per cent OBC...

SC orders status quo, stays SC/ST quota in promotion for government job 0

SC orders status quo, stays SC/ST quota in promotion for government job

16.04.2019:The Times of India NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court stayed on Monday reservation in promotion for Scheduled Castes and Tribes (SC/STs) in government jobs after the Centre and states failed to implement the scheme...

इंडिया गेट में गूंजी आवाज, जाति का हो खात्मा! 0

इंडिया गेट में गूंजी आवाज, जाति का हो खात्मा!

नवभारत टाइम्स | Apr 15, 2019 जाति से ना हो पहचान! इस नारे के साथ रविवार को इंडिया गेट पर कैंडल मार्च निकाला गया। ‘यूथ फॉर इक्वैलिटी’ ऑर्गनाइजेशन के इस मार्च में स्टूडेंट्स, एक्टिविस्ट...

देश से जाति खत्म करने को लेकर रविवार से सत्याग्रह 0

देश से जाति खत्म करने को लेकर रविवार से सत्याग्रह

नवभारत टाइम्स | नई दिल्ली लोकसभा चुनाव के बीच जहां राजनीतिक दल जातिगत समीकरण से लेकर सामाजिक समीकरण देखते हुए अपनी-अपनी जीत का दावा कर रहे हैं, वहीं युवाओं का एक संगठन देश से...